skip to content
Economics revision guide Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Economics revision guide

Author: J Harvey
Publisher: Basingstoke : Macmillan, 1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:

A useful aide to pre-examination revision for all students taking courses in introductory economics. The book summarizes the essential elements of economics theory in a pocket-sized format. It can be  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J Harvey
ISBN: 0333601955 9780333601952
OCLC Number: 30158660
Description: xv, 180 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm
Contents: PART I INTRODUCTION - What Economics is About - Methods of Allocating Resources - PART II WHAT TO PRODUCE - How Price is Formed in the Free Market - Applications of Demand and Supply Analysis - A Further Look at Demand - PART III HOW TO PRODUCE - THE THEORY OF PRODUCTION - The Firm - The Organisation and Scale of Production - The Distribution of Goods to the Consumer - The Location of Production - Combining the Factors of Production - Deciding the Most Profitable Output - The Supply Curve of Industry Under Perfect Competition - Rewarding the Factors Production: the Marginal Productivity Theory of Distribution - PART IV THE GOVERNMENT AND THE ALLOCATION OF RESOURCES - Market Failure and the Role of Government - Monopoly - Imperfect Competition: Other Forms - Externalities and Cost-benefit Analysis - The Environment: Conservation and Pollution - The Provision of Goods and Services by the Public Sector - PART V REWARDS TO THE DIFFERENT FACTORS OF PRODUCTION - Labour and Wages - Capital and Interest - Land and Rent - Entrepreneurship and Profit - PART IV MONEY AND FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS - Money and the Rate of Interest - Financial Markets - Clearing Banks - The Bank of England - PART VII THE GOVERNMENT AND THE STABILISATION POLICY - Measuring the Level of Activity: National Income Calculations - Unemployment - The Level of Output and Aggregate Demand: the Keynesian Explanation - Employment and the Price Level - Inflation: Its Effects - Policies to Achieve Price Stability - Economic Growth - Balanced Regional Development - Public Finance - PART VIII INTERNATIONAL TRADE - The Nature of International Trade - The Balance of Payments - Foreign Exchange Rates - The Correction of a Balance-of-Payments Disequilibrium - The European Community - PART IX LOOKING INTO THE FUTURE - The Population of the UK - Current Problems and Policies of the UK
Responsibility: Jack Harvey.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/30158660> # Economics revision guide
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "30158660" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1870270395#Place/basingstoke> ; # Basingstoke
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1870270395#Topic/wirtschaftslehre> ; # Wirtschaftslehre
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1870270395#Thing/economics> ; # Economics
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/916662> ; # European communities
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/330/a12/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1870270395#Topic/grossbritannien> ; # Großbritannien
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/902116> ; # Economics
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1870270395#Person/harvey_j_jack_1917> ; # Jack Harvey
   schema:datePublished "1994" ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1870270395> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Economics revision guide"@en ;
   schema:productID "30158660" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/30158660#PublicationEvent/basingstoke_macmillan_1994> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1870270395#Agent/macmillan> ; # Macmillan
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780333601952> ;
   umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GB9424853> ;
   umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GB93V8348> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/30158660> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1870270395#Person/harvey_j_jack_1917> # Jack Harvey
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1917" ;
   schema:familyName "Harvey" ;
   schema:givenName "Jack" ;
   schema:givenName "J." ;
   schema:name "Jack Harvey" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/902116> # Economics
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Economics"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/916662> # European communities
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "European communities"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780333601952>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0333601955" ;
   schema:isbn "9780333601952" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.